Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Samuel Thornbury

Male Abt 1717 - 1755  (~ 38 years)


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  • Name Samuel Thornbury 
    Born Abt 1717  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aug 1755  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I50808  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Father Samuel Thornbury,   b. 1690, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1755, Stafford County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Wheeler,   b. Between 1678 and 1692, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 30 Dec 1715  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Colclough,   b. Abt 1704, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 20 Apr 1744  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Samuel Thornbery and Mary Kidwell, April 20, 1744.
    Children 
     1. John Kidwell Thornbury,   b. 19 Feb 1745, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Elizabeth Thornbury,   b. 15 Apr 1746, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F21133  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Stafford Co VA Will Book 1748-1767; p. 116
      An account of Est of RACHAEL COLCLOUGH late of Stafford County deced by
      SAML. THORNBURY JR. Acct in this County .. The afsd Thornbury charges
      himself with the Estate appraised in this County to the . .amount of
      t. 269 .. 6.. 5. As also addl. apprsmt. In Fairfax Couty of t 50 .. 0 ..• 0. t. 319 ..
      6 .. 5 the Whole of which being Legacies paid to the Legatee each having their
      part according to the Tenor of the will except a Bedtick now in the hands of
      ROBERT COLCLOUGH who is out of this County & the first named Exer Humby craves
      allowance for the following paymt. & Disbursements. funeral Expenses; paId
      THOMAS CARVER; to a Judgment obtain'd by Conway; to Lawyers fee. Total t 10.. 10 .
      7-1/2.; To paid HOWSIN HOOE as an appraiser; paid WILLIAM BUNBURY as per do; paid EDWARD BURGESS as pr Do; paid RICE HOOE for Leveys; paid THOS. STRIBLING; pd H. TYLERS Clks fees as to Sher 1749 paid B. WALLERS Do; paId the sherif for writ ad Convey to costs of suit Conway v Colclough. Corn at 6 pcent. Total
      1817 pounds Tobo.
      At Court held for St.rford County 10th July 1750 Samuel Thornbury Junr. one
      of the Executors of Rachael Colclough decd made oath to above account admitted
      to record the Tobo valued at 14 pcent.
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      1753-1773 King George Co., Va - Deed Book; pp. 654-657
      Indenture made 3rd/5th November 1766 between DAVID JONES £. his wife
      MILDRED of county King George & parish Brunswick and JOEL ANCOROM of
      county King George and parish aforesaid .. by deeds of lease and release
      .. for sum Two hundred pounds .. sold all that parcel of land
      now in possession of Joel Ancorom being in parish Brunswick £. county
      King George & part in Westmoreland County & part in Stafford County
      containing 130 acres it being one half of a tract of land granted THOS.
      HARVEY late of county Richmond deced for 220 acres as by deeds bearing
      date 20th July 1697 &since equally divided betwixt WILLIAM WHEELER &
      FRANCIS BALTROP corner tree of said Jones & WILLIAM SKINKER .. corner
      tree to Mr. HORATIO DADE .. land formerly BEN EDWARDS now in possession
      of DAVID JONES .. corner to William Wheeler .. small maple standing on
      Kings Dam corner to Mr. WILLlAM FITZHUGH .. also another parcel of land
      being in countys Westmoreland & Stafford containing about 100 acres ..
      bounded on the land of FRANCIS BALTHROP deced on the land of WILLIAM
      WHEELER deced & on land of SAML. THORNBERY .
      David Jones
      Milla Jones
      At a court held 5th February 1767 .. deed acknowledged .. admitted to record.

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